Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Community, Events, Videos
Watch the Virtual Vaisakhi Kirtan Darbar from the Sikh community of Southern California! Streamed live on Sunday, April 19, 2020 from 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Pacific Time. …
Posted by Dharmic Office of Public Affairs& filed under Community, Gurpurbs
An estamated 15,000 people attended the 2019 Baisakhi Celebrations in Los Angeles, California on April 14th. Organized by Sikh Dharma of Southern California and hosted by a unified team of 22 Gurdwaras in Southern California, this is the hallmark event of Sikhs in the western United States. …
Posted by Siri Singh Sahib Ji& filed under 10-Guru Gobind Singh, Gurpurbs
It is recorded historical fact that there were over 50,000 people present and it is also recorded history that some ran away, thinking "the Guru is crazy." Some sat down and prayed for him, that God should give him wisdom: "He doesn't know what he is doing." But one man did get up. He was…
Posted by Kirtan Singh Khalsa& filed under Community, Events
The Sikh Community of Southern California will come together on April 14th at the Los Angeles Convention Center for the annual Baisakhi Kirtan Darbar & Nagar Kirtan Celebration, attended by thousands. The event consists of the Kirtan Darbar (The Court of Divine Music) which will take place from 7:00 am - 3:00 pm…
Posted by Sikh Dharma Brotherhood& filed under 10-Guru Gobind Singh
Baisakhi Day, 1699, it was an eventful day, to be sure, for all people. The harvest was good that year — we had just the right amount of rain and sun to yield a large crop of winter wheat — and all were in fine spirits. The day dawned with a cloudless sky and the…
Posted by SatKirin Kaur Khalsa& filed under Around the World, Community, Videos, Your Stories
Satkirin Kaur shares her experience of the April 2017 European Khalsa Spring Festival in Boizenburg, Germany
Slowly, gently, drop by drop, the stream of nectar trickles down within.
"Jhim Jhim Varasay Amrit Dhaaraa".
Water trickling down the canal under the small foot bridge to enter Shabad Guru's new home in Europe.
Posted by Siri Singh Sahib Ji& filed under Gurpurbs, Sikh Art Corner
by Siri Singh Sahib Bhai Sahib Harbhajan Singh Khalsa Yogiji, 1996. English translation by MSS Guruka Singh Khalsa
ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ ਜੀ ਕਾ ਖਾਲਸਾ ।। ਵਾਹਿਗੁਰੂ ਜੀ ਕੀ ਫਤਹਿ
Wahe Guru Ji Ka Khalsa! Wahe Guru Ji Ki Fateh!
The Panth is gathering
God's heart quivers with joy
The prayers of his lovers resound
Posted by Shiv Charan Singh Khalsa& filed under 01-Guru Nanak, Our Authors
Baisakhi: 14th April - May 14, 2016
The Branches are blossoming with new leaves. So how and why should the soul be patient with her feeling of separation. In the dark winter of life the soul's consciousness had forgotten the Great Being (Purkh) who is her true companion in life. Retreating and contracting herself into the…
Posted by Siri Singh Sahib Ji& filed under Lectures-Siri Singh Sahib, Sikh Dharma Technology
April 13, 1990 Baisakhi Lecture
Wahe Guru Ji Ka Khalsa, Wahe Guru Ji Ki Fateh
The concept of Baisakhi, which is the birthday of the Khalsa to celebrate purity, the piety and the projection is not only with us it is the basic essential element of the human life to accomplished. We have…
Posted by Shanti Kaur Khalsa& filed under 10-Guru Gobind Singh, Gurpurbs, Our Authors, Sikh History
by SS Shanti Kaur Khalsa
The late seventeenth century was a brutal time in India. The world had the noose of the Kali Yuga around its neck, the age of darkness, and it was pinching deeply. It was a time where it was punishable by death to sit next to someone of higher rank. …
Posted by Sikh Dharma International& filed under Community, Events
Espanola, New Mexico Sangat Members, Sat Kirtan Kaur and Siri Sadhana Singh share inspiring words on their experiences of seva at the Los Angeles Baisakhi Day Celebration.
Sat Kirtan Kaur
Baisakhi is my favorite event of the year. While I deeply love Solstice, White Tantric Yoga days and the Guru Ram Das…
Posted by Dharmatma& filed under Your Stories
by Dharmatma Kaur Khalsa
Sat nam. Today is Baisakhi 2013, and my heartfelt wishes that you feel renewed and strengthened with the Radiance of Guru Gobind Singh and the blessings of the Panj Piaray, the Five Beloved Ones.
So I just found out that April 13 was International Turban Day. Is that cool…